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4 Small Nonpolar Aliphatic Side Chains

Glycine
Alanine
Valine
Proline

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Glycine Abbv

Gly, G

3

Alanine Abbv

Ala, A

4

Valine Abbv

Val, V

5

Proline Abbv

Pro, P

6

3 Bulky Nonpolar Aliphatic Side Chains

Leucine
Isoleucine
Methionine

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Leucine Abbv

Leu, L

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Isoleucine Abbv

Ile, I

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Methionine Abbv

Met, M

10

5 Polar Aliphatic Side Chains

Cysteine
Serine
Threonine
Asparagine
Glutamine

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Cysteine Abbv

Cys, C

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Serine Abbv

Ser, S

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Threonine Abbv

Thr, T

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Asparagine Abbv

Asn, N

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Glutamine Abbv

Gln, Q

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2 Negatively Charged Aliphatic Side Chains

Asparate
Glutamate

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Asparate Abbv

Asp, D

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Glutamate Abbv

Glu, E

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2 Positively Charged Aliphatic Side Chains

Lysine
Arginine

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Lysine Abbv

Lys, K

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Arginine Abbv

Arg, R

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2 Nonpolar Aromatic Side Chains

Phenylalanine
Tryptophan

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Phenylalanine Abbv

Phe, F

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Tryptophan Abbv

Trp, W

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2 Polar Aromatic Side Chains

Tyrosine
Histidine

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Tyrosine Abbv

Tyr, Y

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Histidine Abbv

His, H